Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Paraliparis obtusirostris

  • Author and date of publication

    Stein, Chernova & Andriashev, 2001

  • Type Status

    Holotype

  • Preferred Common name

    Bluntsnout Snailfish

  • Date Identified

    2001

  • Identified By

    Dr Anatole Andriashev - Russian Academy of Sciences

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Sex

    Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Cleared, alizarin stained (pectoral girdle) Wet formalin 10% glycerol 100%

  • Expedition Name

    S03/88

  • Collected By

    Mark D. Norman - Museums Victoria

  • Collection Event Code

    S03/88 10

  • Sampling Method

    trawl, Engels high-lift demersal

  • Date Visited From

    13/05/1988

  • Date Visited To

    13/05/1988

  • Depth To (m)

    1290

  • Depth From (m)

    1270

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Ichthyology

  • Collecting Areas

    Ichthyology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Site Code

    S03/88 10

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Tasmania

  • Precise Location

    Bass Strait, 100 km NE of Flinders Island

  • Latitude

    -38.9648;-38.9382

  • Longitude

    148.708;148.69

  • Geodetic Datum

    WGS84

  • Georeference Protocol

    original